Evelyn G Engh

Evelyn Engh, age 93, of Baldwin, died on the morning of June 12, 2012 at Regions Hospital.  Evelyn was born on March 18, 1919 to Knute and Hildah Gigstad in St.Hilaire, Minnesota.  She graduated from high school in 1937 and in 1940 was married to Roy Engh.  In 1942 they moved to Thief River Falls, MN and in 1954 they moved to Warren, MN.  Roy passed away in July 10, 2001 and Evelyn moved to Baldwin, WI to be closer to her family.

Evelyn was an active member of her church and in Girl Scouts.  Upon moving to Baldwin, she became a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Woodville.  She did a lot of volunteering and worked as the activity director at the Good Samaritan Home in Warren, MN for eleven years.

Left to mourn are her; daughter, Carol (Ken) Cramer; son, David (Stephanie) Engh; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Marian Gigstad and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her; husband, parents, seven sisters and three brothers.

A funeral celebration of life for Evelyn will be held at 3pm on Friday, June 15 2012 at the O’Connell Family Funeral Home in Baldwin.  Pastor Andy Boe, associate pastor for Zion Lutheran Church, will be officiating.  A visitation will be held from 1pm until the time of service.  Burial will be held on 10am on Monday, June 18 at the Greenwood Cemetery in Warren, Minnesota.  Services are in the care of the O’Connell Family Funeral Home – Baldwin Chapel.  715.684.3434